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Antenatal Clinic and Screening Midwife

Employer
Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
Location
Cross Site
Salary
£35,392 to £42,618 per annum pro rata
Closing date
18 Jul 2024

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Profession
Nurse, Midwife
Grade
Band 6
Hours
Part Time
Band 6 Midwife - Antenatal Clinic and Screening Midwife, Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Location: Basingstoke & North Hampshire Hospital, Basingstoke

Part Time: 15 hours per week (Thursday and Friday 0800-1600)
  • To support the Antenatal and Newborn screening coordinator in providing high quality uniform antenatal and newborn screening (excluding newborn hearing programmes)
  • The post holder will be responsible in providing evidenced based woman centred midwifery care and work collaboratively with the multidisciplinary team, other agencies and user representatives.


Main duties of the job

What we look for:
  • Experienced midwives to join our enthusiastic, reliable and hardworking team
  • Someone to assist the antenatal screening team in the running of the screening programmes. This will involve supporting women who have received high chance results, were a fetal anomaly is found or are attending for termination of pregnancy
  • Promote and maintain a culture of woman-centred care within the maternity service
  • Help to foster a holistic multidisciplinary approach to women's care and communication


About us

Who we are: A highly motivated midwifery team, committed to providing a high standard of care, and constantly striving to deliver a memorable patient experience whilst supporting women and their families in the provision and support of the antenatal screening service, based within the maternity unit and community, including counselling women and their partners with high chance results.

About the trust:

The vision at Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust is to provide outstanding care for every patient. We serve a population of nearly 600,000 people across Hampshire and West Berkshire as well as some people who access our specialist services from across the country.

Four core values (CARE) Compassion, Accountability, Respect and Encourage. These are in place to support of four clear objectives, provide outstanding care of patients, empowering all members of staff, sustainable growth and innovating for the future.

Job description

Job responsibilities

Happy to Talk Flexible Working - all requests for flexible and part time working will be considered.

Further information about the Trust and this role can be found on the Job Description and Person Specification document attached.

Person Specification

Training & Qualifications

Essential

  • Registered Midwife.
  • Diploma/degree level or equivalent with evidence of further professional development


Desirable

  • Additional training in antenatal and newborn screening


Experience & Knowledge

Essential

  • Able to make appropriate clinical decisions in view of recent research, informed choice and individual circumstances
  • Awareness of professional responsibilities


Desirable

  • Experience within similar role


Skills & Ability

Essential

  • Able to demonstrate the mentoring of students and induction of new staff.
  • Demonstrate competence in: perineal suturing, cannulation, homebirth, epidural top ups, caring for women birthing their babies in water and in the home/birth centre setting.
  • Able to demonstrate team leadership and associate ward management competencies


Desirable

  • Has participated in research and audit.


Other Specific Requirements

Essential

  • Ability to understand and then convey complex information.
  • Demonstrate ability to be IT literate, use of word, excel, powerpoint and NHS IT systems


Employer details

Employer name

Hampshire Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Address

Basingstoke, Winchester and Andover

Cross Site

SO22 5DG

Any attachments will be accessible after you click to apply.

251-FCSS8523-ANT-A

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